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Wrestlers_at_the_New_York_Athletic_Club_1905




This film shows wrestlers practicing at the New York Athletic Club circa November 7, 1905. This Film was shot by the original American Mutoscope & Biograph Company, founded by William Kennedy Laurie Dickson. The Company, active from 1895 to 1928, was the first company in the USA solely devoted to film-making. A new corporation by the same name was founded in 1991 in Los Angeles, California by Thomas R. Bond II, son of the late Thomas "Tommy" Bond (1926-2005) who starred in "Our Gang" as âButch."


Run time 3 min: 49 sec
Producer American Mutoscope & Biograph Company
Audio/Visual silent, b/w

Reviews

Reviewer: JesicaDixon - - August 19, 2014
Subject: Wrestlers_at_the_New_York_Athletic_Club_1905
Love it...
Reviewer: sbaloans101 - - November 28, 2013
Subject: Very old.
Another timeless movie? I can't believe I can still see a video from a century ago. This is epic.
Reviewer: ClassicTV789 - - February 25, 2013
Subject: Public Domain?
Does anyone know if this is Public Domain?
Reviewer: KeEtMc - - November 23, 2008
Subject: Intense
I loved it!
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